Knesset


Knesset
Knesset Israeli parliament, 1949, from Mishnaic Heb. keneseth "gathering, assembly," from stem of Heb. kanas "he gathered, assembled, collected."

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  • KNESSET — (Heb. כְּנֶסֶת; Assembly ), the parliament and legislature of the State of Israel. The name of the assembly and the number of its members were both adopted from the Knesset ha Gedolah – the Great Assembly of the fifth century B.C.E. The Knesset… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • knesset — KNESSÉT s.n. Parlament unicameral al statului Israel. [Scris şi knesseth] – Din engl. knesset. Trimis de catalin caba, 15.07.2006. Sursa: DEX 98  knessét s. n. Trimis de siveco, 15.07.2006. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  KNESSÉT s.n. Parlament… …   Dicționar Român

  • knesset — le Parlement israélien: une seule Chambre; 120 représentants élus pour 4 ans à la proportionnelle. knesset [knesɛt] n. f. ÉTYM. Mot hébreu, « assemblée », nom propre. ❖ ♦ La Knesset : l assemblée nationale de l État d Israël …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Knesset — [k nes′et] n. [ModHeb keneset, lit., assembly, gathering < kanas, to assemble] the unicameral legislature of Israel …   English World dictionary

  • Knesset — Die Knesset (כנסת, Hebräisch für Versammlung) ist das Einkammerparlament des Staates Israel. Sie besteht aus 120 Abgeordneten, die für eine Legislaturperiode von vier Jahren gewählt werden, und trat am 14. Februar 1949 erstmals zusammen. Die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Knesset — Infobox Parliament name = Knesset כנסת الكنيست coa pic = Coat of arms of Israel.svg session room = Knesset Building (South Side).jpg house type = Unicameral leader1 type = Speaker leader1 = Dalia Itzik party1 = Kadima election1 = May 4, 2006… …   Wikipedia

  • Knesset — 31°46′36″N 35°12′19″E / 31.77667, 35.20528 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Knesset — (Parliament)    The Knesset is the supreme authority in the state, and its laws are theoretically the source of all power and authority, although in reality, decisions are made by the prime minister and the government (or cabinet) and ratified by …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Knesset — /knes et/, n. the unicameral parliament of Israel. [1945 50; < ModHeb kneset, post Biblical Heb kaneseth gathering] * * * (Hebrew: Assembly ) Unicameral national legislature of Israel. The first Knesset opened in 1949. Its name and the number of… …   Universalium

  • Knesset — (hebreo: asamblea). Poder legislativo unicameral de Israel. El primer Knesset fue inaugurado en 1949. Su nombre y número de escaños (120) están basados en la asamblea judía de los tiempos bíblicos; sus tradiciones y organización están basadas en… …   Enciclopedia Universal


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